The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 21 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.18% 2.64% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 3.16% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
Median daily rate £420 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -6.25% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.45
% change year-on-year +21.95% +11.11%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 312 411 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 87.64% 83.37% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 203 148
Median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Change Management
5 9 (25.00%) PHP
5 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (25.00%) BDD
5 9 (25.00%) Behat
5 9 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 7 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 6 (16.67%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (16.67%) WAI
8 6 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (16.67%) Workflow
8 6 (16.67%) gulp
8 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (16.67%) Twig
8 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
8 6 (16.67%) CSS3
8 6 (16.67%) Sass
8 6 (16.67%) Grunt

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) iPlanet
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
1 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) SSH
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.67%) Grunt
2 6 (16.67%) gulp
2 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 6 (16.67%) Mocha
2 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior UAT Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Behat
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) CSS3
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) Sass
2 6 (16.67%) Twig
3 4 (11.11%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) Doctrine
4 3 (8.33%) JMS
4 3 (8.33%) JSP
4 3 (8.33%) Symfony
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.89%) Smart Meter
2 3 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 3 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.56%) IVR
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) AIX
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Solaris
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 9 (25.00%) BDD
5 9 (25.00%) Change Management
5 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (13.89%) Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) Case Management
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) User Stories
8 5 (13.89%) Workflow Management
9 4 (11.11%) IT Strategy
9 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PHP
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) WAI
2 5 (13.89%) QA
3 4 (11.11%) SLA
4 3 (8.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) Docker
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (5.56%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 4 (11.11%) BEA
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) EMC
3 4 (11.11%) F5
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Sun
3 4 (11.11%) Symantec
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) KANA
4 3 (8.33%) Pega
5 2 (5.56%) BMC
5 2 (5.56%) Cognos
5 2 (5.56%) Genesys
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 2 (5.56%) Opsware
5 2 (5.56%) Qualys
5 2 (5.56%) Veritas
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